If you are a fan of”The Lord of the Rings” or”The Hobbit”, then you must be familiar with this place. This place is a pure land settled by the small Hobbit in the Middle-earth World-Huo Bitun. This is the pilgrimage destination of the Lord of the Rings movie fans; here is the fairy tale world of children. Whether it’s for the Lord of the Rings or not, this is one of the most important must-see destinations in North Island travel.
In the past, it was just the Alexandria ranch outside Matamata town. Just because the director of the Lord of the Rings Peter Jackson took a helicopter to view in New Zealand. Here, it is determined that this is the pure Middle-earth world in his mind. After transformation and reconstruction, a paradise is set up exactly as described in the novel. Both the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films have been filmed here, and after the filming, it was not dismantled here, but permanently saved, becoming one of New Zealand’s most prestigious travel destinations.
This is the real”Char” in the film built by the crew, because it is too beautiful, so beautiful that it is the perfect interpretation of the fairy tale world in the minds of everyone, so it is permanently saved After it was officially named HOBBITON, Chinese tourists kindly called it”Hobbiton”.
When you really come to the legendary”Charle” county, such a beautiful scenery will be presented to you in a sudden. The undulating green hills, the Hobbit cave houses hidden in the stars, and even the smoky smoke, this scene is a perfect synchronization of the pictures in the movie.
They built a 1.5km road leading here, and completed the initial scene production. At the same time, 37 Hobbit caves were built on the hillside, a mill was built by the lake, and a double-hole arch bridge on the lakeside. In addition, the art masters erected barn hedges, planted trees, and cultivated gardens throughout the winter.
They also found a 26-ton oak tree from other farms. They divided the oak tree into sections, transported it there, reassembled it with fake leaves, and planted it over the hole in the bottom of the bag.
In Hobbiton, there are a total of 44 cave houses, large and small. These cave houses are arranged neatly on layers of hills. Speaking of movie fans, even children who have never watched a movie will be deeply trapped in this lovely fairy tale world, full of curiosity and joy.
Cycling up the country road, you will inadvertently be in such fairytale beauty. Cows and sheep graze on the hillside, clothes are drying on the shelf, freshly picked melons and fruits are placed in the courtyard, and at this time you have become one of them. .
Here is the commanding height of Shire County, and this cave house also has the best view of Hobbiton. Hedges and cave houses are also in the movie. Yes, the Hobbit people are here for Party.
Shiqiao Mill, when you are here, it’s another scene. Here, look at the beauty in the distance, put them in your eyes, and bury them. In my heart.
The last stop of the visit is also the screen that appeared in the movie at the same time-Green Dragon Tavern, order an afternoon tea here, or have a cup of Hobbit talent. Ginger beer, aftertaste the beautiful scenes that are so beautiful and unreal, but at this moment, you seem to be in the world of that villain, enjoying the wonderful time leisurely.
Transportation:The plane is only available to Auckland, so Hobbiton in Auckland can only be driven by car. It is recommended to rent a car in Auckland and also enjoy pick-up and other services. Note that New Zealand is driving left.
Accommodation ·:There are homestays in the area, but not in Hobbiton Scenic Area. The homestays are newly decorated, the internal facilities are complete, and they are equipped with breakfast bread and jam the next day. , Milk, etc., microwave, electric kettle and other conventional facilities are also available. Most of the local hostels are farmers, and you can see all kinds of small animals.
Note:Hobbiton cannot enter the scenic area by itself. Even if you come by car, you must park your car in the parking lot of the scenic reception center, and then take this green uniformly. Scenic buses are guided by the scenic guides for a unified tour ~ There will be a tour every 15 minutes, there are Chinese and English tours, there are only a few Chinese tours every day, it is recommended to book in advance.